Linda Carol Dickson Wilson, 68, of the Prices Creek Community, departed this life peacefully surrounded by her family at Jewish Hospital in Louisville on January 26, 2019 after a short illness.
She was born February 12, 1950, in Adair County, to Fred Dickson and the late Myrtle Moore Dickson.
She made a profession of faith at a young age and joined Prices Creek Missionary Baptist Church where she remained a faithful member until the time of her illness.
In addition to her father, she is also survived by her devoted husband of 47 years; Johnnie Ray Wilson
She is the loving mother and best friend to two daughters who survive – Angela Carol Shirley and husband Mark, Marsha Rae Shirley and husband Travis all of Edmonton
Three grandchildren – Emma Murley and husband Luke, John Shirley and Hayden Shirley
One brother – Howard Dickson and wife Sue of Edmonton
Several nieces, nephews, and a host of cousins and friends
Linda was known for her kind heart and ability to never meet a stranger. These qualities she used in her 28 years of service to the Adair County Board of Education where she worked as a receptionist.
Funeral service – Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at Prices Creek Missionary Baptist Church with Bro. Cecil Williams and Bro. Keith Sanders officiating
Burial in Moore Cemetery
Visitation after 3:00 P.M. Monday at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Casket Bearers: Bradley Dickson, Tommy Sexton, Mike Sexton, Matt Sexton, Zach Judd, Josh Devore
Honorary: John Shirley, Hayden Shirley, Luke Murley
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements